General Aviation

News and issues concerning general aviation, specifically airplanes and helicopters powered by piston and alternative engines (i.e., non-turbine powered aircraft). Subjects include aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.

November 18, 2014, 10:42 AM

NTSB Supports FAA's Position in Pirker Drone Case

The NTSB reversed a ruling that the FAA was wrong to fine Raphael Pirker for allegedly recklessly flying a drone.

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Apr 4, 2014 - 4:00 PM
John and Martha King of King Schools aim to increase the pilot population and boost on-the-ground interactions.
Apr 3, 2014 - 3:55 PM
Cesar Diaz Perez will serve as the company’s sales director.
Apr 3, 2014 - 2:50 PM
The AV100 uses hybrid active noise-cancelling technology and signal processing to attenuate the specific frequencies inside an airplane.
Embry-Riddle Skyhawk
Apr 2, 2014 - 2:25 PM
New airplanes will replace the university’s fleet of legacy 172s.
Scheme Designers Cirrus Design
Apr 2, 2014 - 2:15 PM
Limited-edition artwork can save owners thousands, says the company.
Rotax 912iS Sport
Apr 1, 2014 - 2:10 PM
What's better than a Rotax 912iS? A Sport version with its older brother's pricing.
Apr 1, 2014 - 1:38 PM
Elected officials joined hundreds of aircraft manufacturing workers and business leaders at a general aviation jobs rally on March 28 in Dallas.
Stratus Squadron at Sun ’n’ Fun
Apr 1, 2014 - 9:15 AM
CEO expects upwards of 200,000 people to attend show.
Scheme Designers decal for scavenger hunt
Apr 1, 2014 - 8:40 AM
The aircraft exterior design company is hosting a scavenger hunt at the 2014 Sun 'n' Fun Fly-In for certain aircraft with livery it created.